Current Affairs

News without the ‘spin’

Four dead in suspected Palestinian attack on Jerusalem synagogue

At least six others seriously injured in an attack carried out with knives and a meat cleaver

PM wants web giants to pull clips by extremists

As anyone who has seen them knows, some of the videos are obviously staged. Does Cameron want a clampdown because they expose him as a liar?

Camilla Gibb, 46. Click to enlarge

Lesbians Wage Hate War on Men

Ghomeshi scandal encourages lesbian Camilla Gibb to “speak up” about male harassment

Mecca Under Threat

Saudi plans to demolish Prophet’s birthplace

Storming of the National Palace has been the climax of Saturday’s mass rally which was inspired by Mexican Attorney General Jesus Murillo Karam’s Friday revelation, that three Guerreros Unidos gang members in custody had confessed to killing the students and incinerating their bodies, and had claimed that the young men were handed over to them by the police. Click to enlarge

Mexicans Storm National Palace After Revelation Government Complicit in Murder of 43 Students

Angry crowds in Mexico City tried to storm the National Palace on Saturday night

NATO armoured vehicles prepare to board military transport aircraft. Click to enlarge

NATO plans large-scale military drills in Eastern Europe and Baltic States

In addition General Hans-Lothar Domrose, a Commander of Allied Joint Force Command, says NATO plans to form a rapid reaction force ready to deploy in 2-5 days

Turkey’s President Erdogan Moves into New Palace

Judging from his new presidential palace, it appears that President Erdogan has aspirations to become like the Ottoman’s of old

Dilma's Re-Election in Brazil Looks Rigged

Dilma’s Re-Election in Brazil Looks Rigged

Evidence suggests vote fraud engineered by Dilma’s Cuban allies

Islamic State: Battle of Tripoli is won but hearts and minds are lost

The Lebanese Army recaptured Tripoli on Monday but pockets of sympathy for the Islamic State aligned militants remain, particularly among the young

Lockheed, Pentagon reach $4 billion deal for more F-35 jets

The deal effectively commits the U.S. Air Force to the F-35 as its front-line fighter for decades ahead. Despite the fact that many consider the F-35 a turkey

Hoaxville from Ottawa To Fake US Airdrop For ISIS – Morris

Were the shootings in Ottawa and the air drop of U.S. weapons to ISIS like Sandy Hook? Were they in fact staged “news events” used to manipulate public perception? Some interesting perspectives

Armed RCMP officers head towards the Langevin Block on Parliament Hilll following a shooting incident in Ottawa Wednesday. Click to enlarge

Soldier shot; gunman enters Canadian parliament, many shots fired

An eyewitness said he heard shots, and saw an armed man dressed in black with a scarf over his face running towards parliament

A picture taken on July 8, 2012, shows Shiite cleric Nimr Baqer al-Nimr wounded in the back of a police car, following his arrest. Click to enlarge

Saudi Arabia sentences reformist Shiite cleric to ‘crucifixion’

The Saudis routinely behead offenders but they have another means of execution even more brutal. For speaking out against the regime a reformist cleric has been sentenced to death — by crucifixion

This picture is from the AFRICOM website. Obviously those aren't regular Army - they look like Special Forces, 'very special'. Why is Obama sending a bunch of Georgia Cracker Commandos to Africa? Click to enlarge

Ebola Pandemic Smells Like a Hoax

It’s not Ebola that will get you. It’s the vaccines.

Annise Parker, Houston’s first openly lesbian mayor. Click to enlarge

New laws give Houston officials rights to examine religious sermons for discrimination against LGBT people

Officials to scrutinise sermons for anything that might promote “discrimination”

There Will Be Pestilences: Why Are So Many Deadly Diseases Breaking Out All Over The Globe Right Now?

Why are so many deadly new diseases emerging all at once?

Airline cleaning crews go on strike over exposure to blood, vomit and other Ebola risks

Cabin crews being told to just wash their hands, wear rubber gloves

Top US general says he’s ‘fearful’ ISIS will seize Syrian border town of Kobane

While massed Turkish troops and armour watch, often no more that a few hundred metres away, without intervening

Turkey demands US target Assad as price of co-operation

Self interest and subterfuge help Islamic militants gain ground in their advance, while Turkey demands that the U.S. removes Assad as a precondition to their fighting the militants

Ukraine Is A Ruse To Draw The Big Powers Into A Conflict

Further analysis of the situation in Ukraine